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Asia Immersion in Japan - Study Abroad Summer 2020


This program provides a wonderful opportunity for immersion not only in Japanese culture but also in other Asian cultures. Please contact Dr. Asuka Mashav at for questions and click on the flyer for details about this Study Abroad program for Summer 2020.

Spring 2020 Course - SYD 4415: Cities in Asia


Graduate section: ASN 5932 - U01 Thursday 9:30 - 11:20 AM Professor: Matthew Marr ( This course explores social life in cities across Asia, focusing on major subtopics and debates in urban studies. We cover cities in a broad range of national contexts with special attention given to cities in East Asia like those in Japan, China, and Korea, as well as those in Southeast Asia like the Philippines and Malaysia.

The 2019 AFTJ Bento Contest is now open!


Find information about registration and submission.

Upcoming Events


11/18/2019 11:00 AM

Join the Chinese Club for a fusion of the Mid-Autumn Festival and Thanksgiving. There will be free food, karaoke, and games! Come and have fun as you make new friends with a shared interest in Chinese language and culture.

Business Culture in China

11/21/2019 12:30 PM

Join us for a lecture on Business Culture in China hosted by the Chinese Club and led by Claudia Lau. Open to all FIU students and funded by CSO.

Chinese Connections - 学长见面会

11/22/2019 10:15 AM

Chinese students of all levels are invited to come network with other students in the program. Whether you're just developing and interest, have already taken a few classes, or are fluent, you're invited. Beginning students will have the opportunity to ask more advanced students for help or find a practice partner.

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11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
Phone: 305-348-1914
Fax: 305-348-6586

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